Monthly Digest of Chinese Films | January, 2019

来源:AVTD China & CCTSS

作者:AVTD China & CCTSS



Big Shot


Genre: action, crime

Length: 107mins
Release date: 2019-01-10

Screenwriter: Rongrong Hu, Miao Yang, Zisheng Guo

Director: Bai Wu

Strarring: Qianyuan Wang, Bei-Er Bao, Xun Wang

Produced by: Xiyan Media, Wuyuan Media, Chunqiu Time (Horgos) Picture

Synopsis: A helpless repairman chooses to jump off the building to end his life after his house was tore down illegally. The policeman Sun Dasheng makes a deep investigation and finds that there is another hidden truth behind this civil dispute which seems simple. He gradually focus on the villain group, represented by Zhao Tai and Cui Jingmin who provoke the police and despise the law publicly. In the face of the temptation of the villain’s money, the warnings of his boss, and the threat of hurting his family, what will he do…


Silence Snow


Genre: suspense, crime 

Length: 105mins
Release date: 2019-01-08

Screenwriter: Jian Feng 

Director: Jian Feng 

Strarring: Yu Ren, Lǚ Chen, Sheng Wang, Yize Li, Chenglong Ma

Produced by: Perfect World Picture

Synopsis: A guilty man came to the forest where the Ewenkis people live. At this time, he is in a dilemma whether he should redeem or continue to flee. He lived here for a few years and dared not go home. The locals gradually became familiar with him. At this time, the Ewenki will leave the mountain to have a better life in response to the call of the state. The man’s secret was about to be exposed. But what is the real identity of the man? What is the truth about the murder case? These are still many mysteries.


Four Springs


Genre: documentary, family, music

Length: 105mins
Release date: 2019-01-04

Director: Qingyi Lu

Strarring: Yunkun Lu, Guixian Li

Produced by: Rivers Pictures

Synopsis:Four Springs is a documentary film that presents a family's daily life in the remote town of Dushan in the Guizhou province in southwest China. From a subjective angle, the camera induces the flow of life out of the screen: the quotidian toils, singing, excursions in nature, visits among friends and extends families, funerals, reunions and departures. It presents two main things, the life of the director's own parents, and their attitude when facing irretrievable loss in life.


Go Brother!


Genre: fantasy
Length: 115mins
Release date: 2018-08-17
Screenwriter: Yue Zhao, Fenfen Zheng/Xu Lǚ

Director: Fenfen Zheng

Strarring: Yuchang Peng, Zifeng Zhang

Produced by: Wanda Media Co.

Synopsis: Shi Miao hates her brother Shi Fen. She cannot enjoy the snacks because Shi Fen eats them all; she is always late in the morning because Shi Fen turns off her alarm; her pocket money is gone because Shi Fen steal it for gaming. Shi Miao makes a birthday wish: She wants her brother gone. However, Shi Miao didn't expect the wish will be a reality. Shi Fen becomes the brother of her friend. Shi Miao gradually starts to miss about the happy moments she spent with her brother…


Deep in the Heart


Genre: drama, mystery
Length: 119mins
Release date: 2015-10-16
Screenwriter: Yuanliang Feng, Nifan Lu

Director: Yukun Xin

Strarring: Weimin Huo, Xiaotian Wang, Yun Luo

Produced by: Taihe Entertainment Group, Sea Level Film

Synopsis: A young man tries to get away from his family's overwhelming power, but when he accidentally kills a local thug, his fate will be intricately linked to his father's. A woman, who for years has been victim of domestic violence, finds comfort in the arms of her ex-lover. News came that his husband died when she was planning his murder. An honest village chief plans to retire but an exceptional event related to his son will pull him into the abyss.